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DATE: July 8, 2019
M.A.P. - MUSIC. ARTS. PRACTICALITY. RECEIVES MISSISSIPPI ARTS COMMISSION GRANT
(Jackson, Miss) – M.A.P. - Music. Arts. Practicality. of Hancock County, MS has been awarded a $3,900 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). This grant is a portion of the nearly $1.4 million in grants the Commission will award in 2019-2020 and will be used to produce the children’s play Disney Frozen, Jr. The grants are made possible by continued funding from the Mississippi State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts.
“The Mississippi Arts Commission is proud to support arts organizations as well as
arts activities and festivals around the state through grant-making,” said Malcolm White,
executive director of MAC. “These funds help broaden the reach of arts by educating our
communities about Mississippi’s enduring creative legacy and offering arts experiences
and performances to people in nearly every area of the state.”
M.A.P. - Music. Arts. Practicality. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Hancock County whose purpose is to provide enriching music, arts and life skills experiences to children at no cost to them or their families.
The Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, serves the residents of the state
by providing grants that support programs to enhance communities; assist artists and arts
organizations; promote the arts in education and celebrate Mississippi’s cultural heritage.
Established in 1968, the Mississippi Arts Commission is funded by the Mississippi
Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Mississippi Endowment for the Arts
at the Community Foundation of Greater Jackson and other private sources. The agency
serves as an active supporter and promoter of arts in community life and in arts education.
For information from the Mississippi Arts Commission, contact Anna Ehrgott,
Communications Director, 601-359-6546 or firstname.lastname@example.org.